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Nursing Mothers Room Policies

The Nursing Mothers Room is located in the Learning Resource Center on the first floor of Rowland Medical Library, Room U115-2.  The room is available to UMMC students and employees who are seeking a private and comfortable place to pump breast milk.  Please be aware that breast pumps are not provided.

The room is available from 7:00-4:30pm, Monday-Friday. Keys should be returned to the Access Services desk by 4:15pm.


The room is equipped with:

  • Comfortable chairs

  • Electrical outlets for plugging in a breast pump

  • Counter for breast pump and supplies

  • Sink with soap and paper towels

  • Computer with internet access

  • The Nursing Mothers Room is located in the Rowland Medical Library and is in close proximity to heavily used study and meeting spaces.  Considerations have been made regarding noise.  Therefore, the space is designated for pumping only.

  • Key checkout is available at the circulation desk. A current UMMC ID badge is required. Keys should not leave the library at any time.

  • The room is available on a first-come, first-serve basis during library’s operating hours.  No reservations are accepted. 

  • Room use is limited to 60 minutes. Patrons are asked to return the key as soon as finished pumping.

  • Patrons are expected to leave the room clean and to take all possessions with them when exiting the room.

  • Rowland Medical Library is not responsible for any items left in room (including breast milk). 

  • The room has a maximum capacity of two. However privacy may be requested at checkout.   


Please refer to the library website for holiday and interim hours.